Assorted grouping of Asian items including a carved white jade brooch with silver metal mounting (3" L) and an ivory graduated bead necklace (34" L, some age cracks to ivory); a carved ivory and cloisonne bead necklace (22-1/2" L); two (2) miniature red stained ivory figures (1-3/4" H); two (2) framed pierced metal floral circular plaques (8" dia., some rusting to metal); a blue enameled copper wire belt, fashioned into spheres (50-1/2" L, some loose pieces and some misshapen pieces); a carved hardstone elephant figure (2" H x 3-1/2" L, some scattered abrasions); a carved hardstone seal with scholar figure (3-3/4" H); a miniature pottery model of a Chinese fishing boat (2-3/4" L); a blue and white porcelain covered bowl with floral decoration and six character Ta Ming Ch'eng Hua Nien Chih mark to base (4" H x 5-3/4" dia., old repaired breaks to side and chip to rim); and a blue and white porcelain covered bowl with floral decoration and six character Ta Ming Hsuan Te Nien Chih mark to base (3-1/2" H x 4" dia. hairline crack and chip to rim, chip to base of top). 19th and 20th century. 13 items total. Provenance – descended through Chattanooga, TN family of missionaries that left China during the Boxer Rebellion. Note: this lot contains a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention and can only be shipped within the United States. Please refer to our terms and conditions, clause 10. Condition: Overall good condition except where noted in description.
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